Phudina, Coriander and Coconut Milk Rice

Phudina, Coriander and Coconut Milk Rice

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Both mint and coriander have spicy, perky flavours that are balanced very well with sweet, mellow coconut milk in this sumptuous rice delight. The phudina, coriander and coconut milk rice uses minimal spices as mint and coriander themselves are very aromatic, and the whole dish is ready in minutes making it ideal for everyday cooking.

Phudina, Coriander and Coconut Milk Rice recipe - How to make Phudina, Coriander and Coconut Milk Rice

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1/4 cup chopped mint leaves (phudina)
1/4 cup chopped coriander (dhania)
1 cup coconut milk
1 cup long grained rice (basmati) , soaked for 15 minutes and drained
2 tbsp oil
salt to taste
1 bayleaf (tejpatta)
2 tsp finely chopped green chillies

  1. Heat the oil in a deep pan, add the rice and sauté on a medium flame for 2 to 3 minutes.
  2. Add the coconut milk, bay leaf, salt and ¾ cup of water and cover and cook on a slow flame for 10 to 12 minutes or till the rice is cooked, while stirring occasionally.
  3. Remove the bayleaf and discard it.
  4. Add in the coriander, mint and green chillies and mix well.
  5. Serve hot.
Nutrient values per serving
Energy406 cal
Protein5 g
Carbohydrates39.4 g
Fiber7.7 g
Fat25.4 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Vitamin A203.7 mcg
Vitamin B10 mg
Vitamin B20.1 mg
Vitamin B31.2 mg
Vitamin C3 mg
Folic Acid11 mcg
Calcium15.3 mg
Iron1.4 mg
Magnesium0 mg
Phosphorus0 mg
Sodium0.9 mg
Potassium3.8 mg
Zinc0.6 mg


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